Episode 2106 Description and Preview
Join host Susan Brubaker Knapp and her guests on “Quilting Arts TV” Series 2100 as they enthusiastically demonstrate new techniques, bend the rules, and shake things up to make quilts that break new ground. Join the exploration of personal expression through fiber art with”Quilting Arts TV” as you make time for contemporary quilting every day.
Projects Featured in this Episode:
Experiment with color. Whether dyeing fabric, manipulating commercial fabric or utilizing the trends in digital fabric printing, art quilting today is well into the 21st century. This episode shows just some of the innovations happening in art quilting today.
Fabric dye specialist Cindy Lohbeck folds and clamps fabric in the tradition of shibori dyeing to create color-rich patterns that are endlessly fascinating and inspiring. This project is available as a free download. Click on the image above to get your copy.
Modern quilter Timna Tarr creates different effects in colorscapes by changing the background fabric. Using a simple design but paying attention to color and value, Timna shares tips that will change your next scrappy quilt. This project is available as a free download. Click on the image above to get your copy.
Plus, Luana Rubin discusses the industry trend of digital fabric printing. Due to the unique ability of digital printing—which can reproduce many more colors, more sharply than conventional screen printing—the future is brilliant!
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